Managing lower gastrointestinal problems after cancer treatment
About this guide
Chronic GI symptoms often affect those who have been treated with pelvic radiotherapy for urological cancers, gynaecological cancers and colorectal cancers. These symptoms may arise as new symptoms several years after cancer treatment has ended.
This guide will help you to:
- identify patients experiencing chronic GI problems
- provide basic advice and treatment
- give practical advice
- refer patients if symptoms do not improve.